Museo do Pobo Galego, Santiago de Compostela

4.0
#1 of 92 in Museums in Galicia
With exhibits that showcase the Galicia people, Museo do Pobo Galego is a tribute to the native inhabitants of the region. The large halls display local crafts, such as textiles manufactured on looms, photographs of the local workers over the years, and traditions. The building, a rehabbed Dominican convent, also doubles as a research institute for social identity that holds workshops and organizes studies. Events are held throughout the year that presents the results of these studies, so check the calendar on the website prior to your visit. Arrange your visit to Museo do Pobo Galego and discover more family-friendly attractions in Santiago de Compostela using our Santiago de Compostela travel planner.
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  • This is an excellent museum, but no English labels The contents are well laid out and visually interesting and it would be brilliant if one were able to understand the details, The building, cloisters...  more »
  • Great museum. Exhaustive in its mission to document galician culture. It has everything from the fishing boats they used, to the songs they sang and to how they made their shoes. We're english speaker...  more »
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